The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 104 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 174 167 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.47% 2.58% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 5.35% 5.39% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 166 113 72
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3252 3100 2741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.11% 47.88% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2634 2357 2189
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +6 122 £50,000 +11.11% 16
North Yorkshire +4 40 £52,500 +40.00% 1
South Yorkshire -1 11 £35,000 -17.64%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 368 (93.88%) Cisco
2 244 (62.24%) Firewall
3 213 (54.34%) Cisco Certification
4 211 (53.83%) Network Security
5 195 (49.74%) CCNP
6 170 (43.37%) Cisco ASA
7 109 (27.81%) VoIP
7 109 (27.81%) CCSE
8 97 (24.74%) Load Balancing
9 92 (23.47%) VMware
10 90 (22.96%) WAN
11 86 (21.94%) LAN
11 86 (21.94%) MPLS
11 86 (21.94%) BGP
12 84 (21.43%) CCNA
13 83 (21.17%) Linux
14 81 (20.66%) OSPF
15 77 (19.64%) TCP/IP
16 73 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 72 (18.37%) Windows
17 72 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
18 69 (17.60%) E-Commerce
19 66 (16.84%) F5
20 61 (15.56%) IP Telephony
20 61 (15.56%) DNS
21 60 (15.31%) Active Directory
21 60 (15.31%) Juniper
22 59 (15.05%) VPN
23 57 (14.54%) Incident Management
24 53 (13.52%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (8.42%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.04%) IIS
4 8 (2.04%) Apache
5 6 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.28%) Lync
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (5.10%) MS Office
2 15 (3.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 244 (62.24%) Firewall
2 211 (53.83%) Network Security
3 170 (43.37%) Cisco ASA
4 109 (27.81%) VoIP
5 90 (22.96%) WAN
6 86 (21.94%) LAN
6 86 (21.94%) MPLS
6 86 (21.94%) BGP
7 81 (20.66%) OSPF
8 77 (19.64%) TCP/IP
9 72 (18.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 61 (15.56%) IP Telephony
10 61 (15.56%) DNS
11 59 (15.05%) VPN
12 52 (13.27%) DHCP
13 50 (12.76%) Cisco IOS
14 40 (10.20%) EIGRP
15 34 (8.67%) BIG-IP
15 34 (8.67%) SSL
15 34 (8.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) MySQL
General
1 15 (3.83%) Finance
2 14 (3.57%) Games
3 12 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.79%) Retail
5 5 (1.28%) Banking
6 3 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Automotive
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 122 (31.12%) Network Engineer
2 100 (25.51%) Analyst
3 75 (19.13%) Network Analyst
3 75 (19.13%) Security Analyst
4 73 (18.62%) Network Security Analyst
5 67 (17.09%) Network Specialist
6 41 (10.46%) Security Specialist
7 40 (10.20%) Network Security Specialist
8 29 (7.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 29 (7.40%) Senior Network Engineer
9 24 (6.12%) Consultant
10 23 (5.87%) Security Engineer
11 22 (5.61%) Cisco Engineer
11 22 (5.61%) Senior Network Specialist
12 20 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (4.85%) Network Consultant
14 17 (4.34%) Senior Security Specialist
14 17 (4.34%) Technical Engineer
14 17 (4.34%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 16 (4.08%) Senior Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.85%) Clustering
3 18 (4.59%) Fat Client
3 18 (4.59%) Thin Client
4 15 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.53%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.28%) Replication
7 3 (0.77%) CMDB
7 3 (0.77%) IVR
8 2 (0.51%) PKI
8 2 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.26%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (21.17%) Linux
2 72 (18.37%) Windows
3 34 (8.67%) UNIX
4 21 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.32%) Solaris
6 13 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.55%) AIX
8 8 (2.04%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.53%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.53%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (24.74%) Load Balancing
2 69 (17.60%) E-Commerce
3 57 (14.54%) Incident Management
4 51 (13.01%) ITIL
4 51 (13.01%) Capacity Planning
5 47 (11.99%) Mentoring
6 44 (11.22%) Network Architecture
7 40 (10.20%) Information Security
8 38 (9.69%) Business Continuity
9 28 (7.14%) Line Management
10 26 (6.63%) High Availability
11 24 (6.12%) Project Management
12 23 (5.87%) Change Control
13 20 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
14 19 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (4.34%) Network Monitoring
16 16 (4.08%) Coaching
16 16 (4.08%) Service Management
16 16 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (3.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.28%) Java
1 5 (1.28%) SQL
2 3 (0.77%) C
3 1 (0.26%) PHP
3 1 (0.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 213 (54.34%) Cisco Certification
2 195 (49.74%) CCNP
3 109 (27.81%) CCSE
4 84 (21.43%) CCNA
5 51 (13.01%) CCSP
6 49 (12.50%) CCDP
7 36 (9.18%) CCSA
8 27 (6.89%) CISSP
9 17 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (4.34%) CCIE
10 16 (4.08%) MCSE
11 12 (3.06%) Degree
11 12 (3.06%) MCSA
12 11 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (2.04%) CCDA
14 7 (1.79%) VCP5
15 4 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.14%) SLA
2 18 (4.59%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (15.31%) Active Directory
3 25 (6.38%) XenApp
4 13 (3.32%) Terminal Services
4 13 (3.32%) XenServer
5 11 (2.81%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.55%) ProxySG
6 10 (2.55%) vSphere
7 5 (1.28%) MetaFrame
7 5 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (1.28%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.51%) UAG
8 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 38 (9.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (3.32%) Opsview
3 13 (3.32%) FortiGate
4 11 (2.81%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.26%) SCCM
7 1 (0.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 368 (93.88%) Cisco
2 92 (23.47%) VMware
3 66 (16.84%) F5
4 60 (15.31%) Juniper
5 53 (13.52%) Citrix
6 47 (11.99%) Blue Coat
7 42 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 39 (9.95%) Symantec
8 39 (9.95%) HP
9 35 (8.93%) Infoblox
10 31 (7.91%) Imperva
11 15 (3.83%) SolarWinds
12 14 (3.57%) EMC
13 13 (3.32%) NetApp
13 13 (3.32%) Red Hat
13 13 (3.32%) Kaspersky
14 12 (3.06%) ScanSafe
15 11 (2.81%) McAfee
16 9 (2.30%) Clearswift
17 7 (1.79%) Verint
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago